In his short life he achieved so much - touching the hearts of thousands of people around the world. But sadly, 11-year-old Reece Puddington from Seasalter, has lost his six-year battle with cancer.
Three months ago, the brave youngster, who suffered from neuroblastoma told followers on Facebook that he'd decided to stop cancer treatment as it would involve more hospital visits and painful side effects.
Today his family and friends - and celebrities he'd met along the way - have been paying tribute to him - as Sarah Cooper reports.
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